Cultural awareness at our local JCU

Police Liaison Officer Pepsi Li popped out to our local James Cook University as part of their University Islamic Awareness Week event. The event was co-ordinated by Gemma Ambrose and the James Cook University Muslim Association of Cairns (JCU MAC) in … Continue reading

McCoppers and ‘Super Hero’s rolled up their sleeves for McHappy Day

Local police and staff members have once again rallied to help out the Ronald McDonald House Charity for McHappy Day on Saturday October 18th, in an effort to fundraise for seriously ill children and their families. Police ducked into McDonald’s … Continue reading

How good is your home security?

It’s no secret that thieves target poorly secured homes to steal property and vehicles. In an ongoing effort to remind residents of the importance of taking the appropriate security measures in and around their own homes, local police will be … Continue reading

Everything will be Awesome! Outdoor movie night Brinsmead

Volunteers from Brinsmead Neighbourhood Watch (NHW) will don their aprons and throw many sausages on the BBQ with the aim of raising funds for the Bears Baseball Club on Saturday November 1. The Cairns Regional Council is putting on a FREE … Continue reading

Senior Constable Des Trannore honoured on the 50th anniversary of his death

2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the tragic passing of Senior Constable Desmond Trannore, Registered Number 5091, who was killed whilst on duty on 26 October 1964. Senior Constable Desmond Trannore, Registered Number 5091 joined the Queensland Police Force in … Continue reading

Cops and Robbers go a ‘fair way’ to helping kids

Tuesday the 30th of October 2014 saw fine weather and 108 golfers play a 2 ball ambrose event at the Atherton Golf Course for the 4th annual Atherton Police ‘Cops & Robbers’ Charity Golf Day. The primary aim of the … Continue reading

Historical legacy left for Coen Students

Last week the Officer in Charge of Coen police station, Sergeant Matt Moloney, headed to the primary school to present a special folder commemorating the combined 150th and NAIDOC celebrations held in Coen in July this year. The folder now … Continue reading

Where’s Axel? Paw Enforcement edition 14

We apologise to the Axel fans that have been waiting patiently for the next instalment in the Axel diaries. We will continue to send out updates on Axel’s progress while we eagerly await his return to Cairns. Have you missed … Continue reading

Forensic Crash take the pledge

Local Forensic Crash Investigators Acting Sergeant Scott Ezard and Senior Constable Lee Chamberlain have taken the pledge to throw on their running shoes and compete in events at the Port Douglas Marathon on November 9. We decided to make their … Continue reading

Light the Night

Please Light the Night on Wednesday, October 15 Local police are again expecting a good crowd to gather for the annual Leukaemia Foundation Light the Night event, in support of people living with blood cancer. The Leukaemia Foundation encourage everyone … Continue reading

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